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Paryushan: Festival of Penance and Awakening


Paryushan is the most important Jain religious observance of the year. This festival of Jainism is also called “King of Festivals,” and is celebrated in India and across the globe. This eight-day festival inspires Jains worldwide to remember the roots and philosophies of Jainism. Festivities in Jainism start in mid-June every year. A period of...